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Iflix launches services in Kenya

The Asian video-on-demand firm, Iflix, launched its services in Kenya as part of its move to further strengthen the country as an East African hotbed of SVoD services.  Subscribers in Kenya can now sign up for a free trial for a month to the service via Google Play of Apple App Store. The offer will [...]

Iflix Africa purchased content from Viacom

The Malaysia based firm, Iflix, along with other SVoD services in Africa have acquired programmes from Viacom International Media Networks. Iflix will hold content from numerous Viacom Brands such as Nickelodeon, Comedy Central, MTV, VH1, MTV Base and BET. The SVoD service provider will be offering shows like iCarly, Broad City, Pimp My Ride, Awkward [...]

Iflix joins Kwesé for SVOD launch in sub- Saharan Africa

Iflix Africa and Econet media team up to bring subscription video on demand (SVOD) services to sub-Saharan Africa. Iflix is the worlds leading Internet TV service for emerging markets and Econet Medias company Kwesé announced they have partnered to bring an unchallenged streaming entertainment service to sub-Saharan Africa. This partnership is seen to leverage off [...]

OTT Iflix set to expand in the African market

  Iflix the Malaysian OTT platform has set his gaze toward the African continent for some time now. Today all the work paid off with the installation of a new headquarters in Cape Town South Africa. Following this new position four new markets will join the already big customer base of the internet TV service, [...]

Zain group and Iflix to launch OTT service in Middle East

Zain group the mobile telecommunications company based in Kuwait and Iflix the OTT service based in Kuala Lumpur have announced the creation of Iflix Arabia. The service which is a joint venture will be available in Middle East countries such as Iraq, Jordan and Sudan. There are have been talk about expansion in Lebanon and [...]

Iflix signed deal with Front Row in MENA

Iflix the Malaysian SVOD service sealed a deal with Front Row Filmed Entertainment, a Middle East distributors to have the exclusive right for the TV show called Tough Luck. Iflix will be co-producer of the series with other major players such as Front Row, KNCC and Shadow Communications. The show will be launched during Ramadan [...]

Iflix launches its first original show in Africa and Middle East

Iflix the OTT Malaysian based service launches its first show called Magic hour. The firm goes one step further in the differentiation process with its main competitor Netflix. Even though the service is already a cheap alternative to the american giant now it will be a differentiation in content as well. The firm has raised [...]

PTCL in Pakistan sealed deal with SVOD player iflix

Pakistan Telecommunication Company Limited (PTCL) and iflix joined hands for unlimited entertainment to the PTCL users. In an agreement between iflix and PTCL, now the PTCL SmartTV and Broadband internet users with 4Mbps and above packages will be able to enjoy unlimited entertaining programs from the iflix. With access to iflix, PTCL subscribers can watch [...]

Iflix goes for Africa SVOD market with new BBC content

BBC Worldwide has announced a historical deal with Iflix targeting the sub-Saharan African market. The UK firm sold premium content to the Malaysian OTT platform, such as worldwide known shows and movies like TopGear, Luther or Batman will soon be available in Africa for a total of 150 hours of programme. Moreover, Iflix also got [...]